One of the most influential and respected instrumental rock guitarists to emerge in the past three decades, Joe Satriani is that rare "musician's musician" who's crossed over into the mainstream with music sublime and complex, appealing to a wide variety of tastes.
neck type JS 3pc Maple/Bubinga neck
body Alder body
fretboard Rosewood fretboard w/Mother of Pearl dot inlay
fret Medium frets w/Prestige fret edge treatment
bridge Edge tremolo bridge
neck pickup SUSTAINIAC® Driver (S) neck pickup ()
bridge pickup DiMarzio® Satchur8™ (H) bridge pickup (Passive/Alnico)
factory tuning 1E, 2B, 3G, 4D, 5A, 6E
string gauge .009/.011/.016/.024/.032/.042
hardware color Chrome
case/bag Hardshell case included
Scale : 648mm/25.5"
a : Width 42.8mm at NUT
b : Width 56.4mm at 21F
c : Thickness 20mm at 1F
d : Thickness 22.3mm at 12F
Radius : 250mmR
A true master of the six-string, Satriani worked as a guitar teacher in his early career, with a number of his students-among them Steve Vai, Kirk Hammett (Metallica), Larry LaLonde, David Bryson (Counting Crows), Charlie Hunter and more-achieving their own considerable successes.